Legend dark green = farm icon = produce farm (fruits & veg) light green = flower icon = nursery (plants) yellow = heart icon = apiary (bees and/or honey) orange = chicken icon = poultry (eggs) brown –… Read More
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CLICK MAP IMAGE TO ZOOM IN AND VIEW MAP of Local Farmer’s Markets in Lee County Click any icon to see more information, including days and times of the market and websites (when available) Run a Farmer’s Market in… Read More
Q and A: I am concerned about mistaking the Florida Bobcat for the Florida Panther. Could you enlighten your readers?
from J.C., via eMail Answer: The bobcat (Felis rufus) is found from southern Canada, throughout the United States, and to the higher elevations of southeastern Mexico. In Florida, the bobcat occurs statewide. A solitary, mostly nocturnal creature, the bobcat… Read More
Q and A: I have heard that there is a type of mosquito that is an indicator for poor water quality. What are these mosquitoes called and do they exist in this area?
from C.R., Bonita Springs Answer: Blind mosquitoes, also known as aquatic midges, are mosquito-like insects often associated with poor water quality. Blind mosquito is a common name that may refer to various species of midges. One thing to… Read More